The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 15 February 2018 17:05:34 +0000 Senior Web Designer - UX/UI http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/180562/Senior%2520Web%2520Designer%2520-%2520UX%2FUI.html Are you a talented and experienced Senior Web Designer? Looking to join a fun, engaging company that invest heavily in to their staff with great benefits? If you love the idea of working on one brand, alongside a team of talented digital gurus and marketers, then this could be the move for you! Our client, an on-line retailer of personalised gifts, this company is hugely passionate about the product they produce and the website within which they sell it. Based in a great office in a busy market town in the West Midlands, you will be part of a team of designers, developers and marketers and it will be your job to apply a user-centred design approach to the website and ensure that both customer and business needs are met. You will be a passionate Web Designer, creating forward thinking and creative designs. You need to have a strong understanding of user experience and user interface to design across both website and mobile. Key features of the role include: * Creating high-quality, pixel-perfect designs using Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator or Sketch, ensuring a mobile-first approach is adopted. * Design concepts for new pages and journeys * Lots of A/B testing to optimise website performance through UX. There are lots of tools at your disposal to help understand the data to support UX. * Using wireframing tools to form the basis of designs and prioritise page content * Present final designs to key stakeholders within the business This role is perfect for a Designer who perhaps has come from a background spanning both print and digital, but is now looking to specialise... 07 February 2018 11:11:52 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/180251/Account%2520Manager.html I’m working on a fantastic Account Manager opportunity with a leading creative agency based in central Birmingham; if you’re an Account Manager with brand experience looking to step up your career within a truly brilliant agency working on global campaigns for some iconic brands please get in touch! This agency work with some of the biggest brands out there coming up with exceptional retail design and brand comms for their clients. They have an international offering and manage campaigns across the globe for some truly fab retail clients and they’re looking for an Account Manager with brand experience to join their fantastic team. You will be responsible for managing a small client base including some of the agency’s key brands, leading client relationships and overseeing all campaigns. This is a really varied role with the opportunity to develop strategy and see this though, with your team, to final delivery. The Account Manager will be responsible for: • Client management, leading the relationships with some of the agency’s key clients, really getting under the skin of their brands and target customers • Taking briefs, consulting with your clients and, with the support of your senior team when required, creating brand / project strategy • Writing creative briefs and coordinating teams • Overseeing the delivery of campaigns from brief to execution with the support of your team Developing new business within your client base, spotting opportunities and developing these • Managing budgets and ensuring the... 06 February 2018 15:03:14 +0000 Senior PR Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/180182/Senior%2520PR%2520Account%2520Manager.html This incredible PR agency is offering an exceptional opportunity for any consumer PR champion looking for an exciting new opportunity within one of the Midlands most impressive consumer agencies with fabulous clients in sport, leisure and lifestyle sectors. Could you be the consumer PR they are looking for at PR Account Manager/ Senior PR Account Manager or PR Account Director level? This wonderful agency works on a stunning variety of huge consumer brands. They are in need of an Account Manager/ Senior Account Manager/ Account Director level PR who can come in and take an instant lead on accounts, strategising and implementing impressive PR campaigns and delivering outstanding client service. With a competitive salary on offer and lovely selection of soft benefits, this package is highly desirable and not to be missed out on! Key Responsibilities * Being the daily contact for clients and taking a strong lead on accounts * Building strong, lasting relationships with clients and servicing them to the best of your ability * Contributing creative ideas to top class strategies and campaigns * Remaining hands on in the delivery of superb strategies to deliver results * Managing budgets effectively * Managing and nurturing more junior team members Key skills * Experience within a PR agency environment at PR Account Manager level, or equivalent experience in-house with consumer brands * An ability to think creatively and write compelling copy for a B2C market * Confidence and credibility when pitching to media and clients both current and prospective * Excellent strategic... 01 February 2018 18:06:07 +0000 Digital Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/179876/Digital%2520Account%2520Manager.html Are you an experienced Digital Account Manager or a talented Digital Marketing Manager looking to join a brilliant agency with great opportunity for career progression? If so, please read on… I’m currently working with a really lovely agency that is based in the heart of Birmingham; they’re looking for a talented digital candidate to join their team as Digital Account Manager. Within this role you would be the main day to day point of contact for clients, taking briefs, coming up with creative ideas, pitching these to clients and then managing campaigns through to execution. They have a broad client base but do a lot within the food and drink sectors and the longer term plan for this new person is to grow a digital team underneath them so there really is a great opportunity to develop your career. The agency has a great culture and there’s a real family feel about the team, it’s an environment where collaboration is encouraged, ideas are listened to and development is supported. You’d be working in a team of specialists with you as the digital guru and you’d have great autonomy to manage your own relationships and campaigns but with a team on hand for any support you might need. Key responsibilities: • Key client contact for digital projects • Taking a brief and communicating that to the studio team • Putting together proposals and pitching these to clients • Creating quotes and managing budgets • Managing campaigns through to execution and reporting on campaign effectiveness • Developing new... 22 February 2018 09:09:53 +0000 Account Manager - In-House Agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/180809/Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520In-House%2520Agency.html I’m currently working on a fantastic opportunity for an Account Manager to join an in-house design agency based in Birmingham. If you’re looking for a great in house opportunity with the brilliant buzz of an agency role and some fantastic benefits (including 40 days holiday!) this could be the perfect role for you! This is a really exciting opportunity to join the account handling team of a busy internal agency who work with a variety of internal divisions treating each as a separate client and managing a huge variety of integrated campaigns and projects. Working within a team of Account Managers you’d have your own client base and, with the support of a dedicated Account Executive, you’d be working on campaigns that span print and digital and have an international remit; one minute you could be working on a brochure or e-newsletter and the next you could be managing a big outdoor advertising campaign or event. They’re looking for someone with creative flair and excellent client management skills, someone who can take a brief and bring it to life managing projects through to timelines and budgets and creating exceptional campaigns. You would have line management responsibility for your Account Executive so you’d need to be a nurturing manager with the ability to lead and develop. Key responsibilities: • Line management of your Account Executive, including responsibility for training and development • Developing and managing exceptional relationships with key stakeholders across the business • Take... 21 February 2018 12:12:58 +0000 Junior Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/180767/Junior%2520Graphic%2520Designer.html Are you an eager Junior Graphic Designer thriving for your next step in the industry? Do you want a role within a fast paced environment and to be in a team of like minded individuals? If so, a highly acclaimed client of mine is looking for a sparky individual to join them for 3-6 months, with a view to the role becoming permanent. Who are the company? As I alluded to before, the company are highly reputable and have a great status within the industry. They are well known for providing creative individuals with profitable, commercial experience as they offer a varied workload, the option of collaboration and a friendly, fast paced atmosphere. Based in Coventry, Warwickshire, the welcoming, open plan offices are a modern, bright space. What role will you play? As the Junior Graphic Designer, you will report into the Design Manager and, ultimately, play a big part in the creative team. You will need to come up with compelling, design solutions that communicate the brand successfully to their consumers. There will be a range of impressive, diversified projects for you to work on which will give great vastness to your portfolio and ultimately provide the chosen candidate with profitable skills for the future. Being the Junior Graphic Designer, will have to chance to be conceptual with your projects but also get a taste of a realistic, commercial environment in which you will have to take into account budgets and time constraints. You’ll be the champion of the companies brand guidelines and live and breathe them throughout all projects you work on!... 19 February 2018 16:04:16 +0000 Middleweight Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/180693/Middleweight%2520Digital%2520Designer.html This Retail Company is a provider and operator of loyalty and reward solutions that strengthen customer and consumer loyalty and improve member engagement and they are on the lookout for Middleweight Digital Designer to join their team. As a mid-weight Designer within this company, you will have the opportunity to fully utilise and explore your digital and print skills throughout all of their brands. With excellent working knowledge of Adobe CC (including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Dreamweaver), this is a great opportunity for the right candidate to join a fantastic working environment with a great team ethos. Your primary role and responsibilities are: * Working on developing and executing design work across all digital and print marketing collateral. * Take ownership of creating and producing fit for purpose ideas and designs for both digital and print projects. * Develop and produce a variety of programme specific design work for email templates, advertising banners, landing pages and website design. * Manage your schedule to ensure that all agreed deadlines are met. * Support on the generation of ideas within the Creative Department and the wider Marketing team. * Assist with the development of creative concepts. * To be aware of our brand values and guidelines and to consistently ensure that work produced is in line with and champion those values * Stay up-to-date with changing design developments in the creative industry. Skills, Qualities & Experience * Proven experience of working as a mid-weight graphic designer. * Educated to degree... 19 February 2018 15:03:23 +0000 Senior Account Director -Motorbikes http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/180688/Senior%2520Account%2520Director%2520-Motorbikes.html This is a rare opportunity to join a high profile agency, if you have a passion for motorbikes get in touch ASAP as this could be your dream role. This role is urgent so get in touch ASAP for a confidential chat. 19 February 2018 09:09:51 +0000 Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/180645/Account%2520Director.html One of the Midlands full service agencies who delivers a consistently high standard of service to their clients, are looking to recruit a commercially minded account director to help continue their success.  You will be an excellent project manager, with a number of years' marketing experience and have exceptional relationship building skills, with a sound attention to detail will also be required.   19 February 2018 09:09:42 +0000 Business Development Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/180642/Business%2520Development%2520Director.html This is a high profile opportunity to join a fantastic agency in the Midlands, who are looking for a Business Development Director get in touch ASAP for a confidential  14 February 2018 09:09:36 +0000 PR/Social Media Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/180482/PR%2FSocial%2520Media%2520Account%2520Manager.html I am so excited to be working with a top class creative agency in Birmingham who is looking for a PR/ Social Media Account Manager to join their excellent team! Experience in an agency environment is preferable. If you could be the gem they are after, apply today! With a vast array of impressive clients across B2B and B2C sectors, this agency can offer a varied and diverse portfolio for the successful candidate to work across. Social Media and content creation experience is essential, alongside heaps of passion, enthusiasm and a great desire to grow and learn. With a wonderful working culture, a fab team dynamic, super cool and quirky offices and many socials, this really is a top class agency to work for. Key Responsibilities * Exceptional creative thinking and an ability to come up with fantastic PR and social media strategies and campaigns * A natural flare for creative compelling copywriting and an ability to master tone of voice * Building strong relationships within the media and with clients * Pitching to clients and working closely with them day to day * Driving the successful delivery of top class PR and social media strategies Key skills * Fantastic written skills * Exceptional communicator and relationship builder * A passionate PR/ social media candidate with desire to grow and develop * Excellent time management and organization * For the successful candidate this role is an exceptional growth opportunity as this agency are going places! Continued progression is very much on offer and a current PR Account Manager looking for a new...